Key stage 1 children loved their great fires of London topic!! It seemed a shame to set fire to the houses they had constructed out of cardboard and straw and then painted!! But we did!!! (Click to enlarge the pictures)
We watched from a safe distance as the fire started in the bakery and took hold very quickly!! Within minutes they were burned to the ground!! Not like the days it took in 1666!! Super hands on learning!!
The letter regarding the clubs on offer over the Summer term has been sent home in book bags. We ask that you go through the list with your child and select three clubs that they would like to attend. In…
Key stage one have been learning about the Jewish festival of Shabbat. Rachael Reeves came in to school to talk to us about what happens during this very special meal which marks the beginning of the Sabbath, for Jewish families.
We learnt that at the start of the meal on a Friday evening, Rachael lights the Shabbat candle and recites a prayer. The family drinks wine or grape juice from silver goblets and say special blessings. They also eat special bread called Challah bread. Rachael baked some especially for us. It was delicious! We learnt that Shabbat is a time to talk and celebrate with family, and to catch up on news.